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em dash vs. semicolon


noun
  1. a dash one em long.
[ sem-i-koh-luhn ]
/ ˈsɛm ɪˌkoʊ lən /

noun
  1. the punctuation mark (;) used to indicate a major division in a sentence where a more distinct separation is felt between clauses or items on a list than is indicated by a comma, as between the two clauses of a compound sentence.

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